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Dhaka Declaration - Disability-inclusive Sendai implementation

by CBM | gordonrattray | CBM International
Monday, 21 December 2015 08:54 GMT

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The Dhaka Conference on Disability and Disaster concluded on 14 December 2015, with participants adopting the Dhaka Declaration. This document supports the implementation of the Sendai Framework by calling for inclusion and meaningful participation of persons with disabilities in all disaster risk management programmes, including specific actions to be undertaken in the coming two years.

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